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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Barnsley (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 38730 99975


HOYLAND NETHER DISTILLERY SIDE SK39NE (east side), 5/6 Elsecar 21.4.86 Nos 4-8 (consec) GV II Row of Cottages. Early C19, altered. Coursed, squared sandstone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, total of 6 windows to 1st floor; single-storey wing to rear left. Central part has pair of doorways flanked by blocked windows on each floor; each end part has central doorway flanked by blocked openings; wooden porch added to far right doorway. Various flush and projecting sills, some lintels tooled as voussoirs, others altered. Ashlar end stack on left with similar ridge stack to its right, brick end stack on right with similar ridge stack to its left. Rear: blocked central basket-archway. The cottages gained their name from a tar distillery which existed close by from 1814-1818. Derelict at time of resurvey. Included for group value. with Elsecar Newcomen Engine House which is a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SK3873099975


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 24 May 2007
Reference: IOE01/16195/02
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Clayton. Source Historic England Archive
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